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  • as inhigh-powered
  • as inmounted
  • as inpowerful
  • as inready

synonyms for in the saddle

  • authoritarian
  • authoritative
  • commanding
  • controlling
  • dominant
  • dynamic
  • effective
  • effectual
  • forceful
  • forcible
  • in control
  • influential
  • mighty
  • potent
  • robust
  • ruling
  • strong
  • supreme
  • weighty
  • seated
  • horsed
  • riding
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How to use in the saddle in a sentence

Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Fatigue he never knew, and on one occasion he was said to have spent thirteen days and nights in the saddle.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
"I call you," the policeman said, and stripping the saddle and bridle from his sweaty horse, turned him loose to graze.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
We had been twelve hours in the saddle, and had ridden over nearly a hundred miles of ground.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Also our six-shooters reposed in their scabbards, the four belts hooked over the horn of MacRae's saddle.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO IN THE SADDLE

  • authoritarian
  • authoritative
  • commanding
  • controlling
  • dominant
  • dynamic
  • effective
  • effectual
  • forceful
  • forcible
  • in control
  • in the saddle
  • influential
  • mighty
  • potent
  • robust
  • ruling
  • strong
  • supreme
  • weighty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.